"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.